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Aaron Sanchez suspended 3 games

The Blue Jays RHP received the suspension and an undisclosed fine for throwing at the Royals' Alcides Escobar with warnings in place during Sunday's game. The suspension is scheduled to begin tonight vs. the Twins.

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Blue Jays project as No. 2 AL wild card

Dan Szymborski writes that Toronto now boasts the best team in the AL East but doesn't have enough time to catch the New York Yankees. Updated ZiPS playoff percentages (Insider)

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Monday's Top Five: Price's Blue Jays debut

David Price struck out 11 while surrendering just three hits and a run over eight innings. Price's debut in Toronto lands him among Monday's top performers. Kahrl: Monday's Top Five

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Stark: Mets have best rotation in baseball

ESPN MLB Insider Jayson Stark weighs in the Mets' and Blue Jays' playoff chances after their busy trade deadline. Plus, he plays trivia with Mike Greenberg and Mike Golic.

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David Price throws a gem in his Blue Jays debut, going 8 IP with 11 K, 3 H, and 1 ER. Jays win, 5-1. (via baseballtonight)

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Can the Blue Jays catch the Yankees?

No team made a bigger splash at the trade deadline than Toronto. With 13 more games against the Yankees, the Blue Jays have a shot at the AL East crown. Schoenfield: 10 big storylines

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First pitch: Price dominant in Jays debut

David Price struck out 11 over eight innings to win his Blue Jays debut and Toronto beat the Minnesota Twins 5-1 in the opener of a four-game series between AL wild-card contenders.

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David Price dominates, Blue Jays win

Toronto's new pitcher struck out 11 in 8 innings and Josh Donaldson and Ryan Goins hit home runs for a 5-1 Blue Jays win. Torii Hunter's 17th HR was the only run for the Twins. Box score

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David Price pays off instantly for Jays

In his first start with Toronto, Price struck out 11 in 8 innings of work. It's just the 10th time in his career he has gone at least 8 innings with at least 10 K's. He is 7-2 in the previous 9 games. The Jays lead 5-1. Follow live

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Blue Jays get green light

Toronto's deadline acquisitions, highlighted by Troy Tulowitzki and David Price, proved management is committed to winning now. MLB Power Rankings

Donaldson 2, Twins 1

Josh Donaldson's 2-run home in the fifth gives the Blue Jays a 3-1 lead. He also has a double. Donaldson drove in Troy Tulowitzki with his 27th HR of the season, 2 shy of his career high. Follow live

2015 Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Runs5661st
Batting Average.2645th
On Base Percentage.3321st
Slugging Percentage.4441st
Earned Run Average3.9619th
Quality Starts5021st
WHIP1.2512th
BAA.25218th

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